Apple unveils 16-inch MacBook Pro with new Magic Keyboard; prices start at Rs 1,99,900

Apple has just unveiled the much-anticipated 16-inch MacBook Pro laptop. As expected, the new MacBook brings an all-new Magic Keyboard that has a refined scissor mechanism which is capable of providing 1mm of key travel and a stable key feel. Notably, the keyboard has an Apple-designed rubber dome, which stores more potential energy to provide a responsive key press. The keyboard also features a physical Escape key and an inverted “T” arrangement for the arrow buttons, apart from the Touch Bar and Touch ID sensor. Apart from a new Magic Keyboard, the 16-inch MacBook Pro also flaunts the “most advanced thermal architecture even in a Mac notebook”, according to Apple, which ensures the system runs at maximum speeds for sustained periods of time.

Apple MacBook Pro 16-inch offers up to 8TB of SSD storage, which is the highest on a laptop to date

Apple 16-inch MacBook Pro specifications and features

The new Apple MacBook Pro features a 16-inch Retina display, which is capable of providing 500 nits of brightness. The notebook has P3 wide colour gamut, which is claimed to provide true-to-life colours in photos and videos. The laptop offers up to an octa-core Intel Core i9 processor and up to 64GB of RAM, and it can be configured with up to an AMD Radeon Pro 5500M graphics card with 8GB of VRAM. The latest Apple MacBook offers up to 8TB of solid-state drive storage, which is touted to be the highest on a laptop yet.

Apple MacBook Pro features a new Magic Keyboard

As for the other features, the 16-inch MacBook Pro features a six-speaker stereo system that flaunts Dolby Atmos technology. There’s a “Studio-quality” three microphone array onboard. The notebook features a Force Touch-enabled trackpad, four Thunderbolt 3 ports, a headphone jack, 802.11ac Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 5.0. The device is fuelled by a 100-watt-hour battery, which is rated to provide up to 11 hours of web browsing or video playback on the Apple TV app.

Apple MacBook Pro 16-inch price in India

The 16-inch Apple MacBook Pro will be available in India at a starting price of Rs 1,99,900. The device will be up for grabs through Apple authorised resellers across the country.

Apple Mac Pro features Intel Xeon processors

Apart from the new Apple MacBook Pro, the company has also introduced the all-new Mac Pro desktop and the Pro Display XDR monitor. The new Mac Pro features Intel Xeon processors with up to 28 cores, a massive memory capacity of 1.5TB, and eight PCIe expansion slots. As for the Apple Pro Display XDR, it offers a 32-inch Retina 6K screen with P3 wide and 10-bit colour and 1,600 nits of highest brightness level. As for the pricing, the Mac Pro starts at $5,999 (~Rs 4,32,600), while the Pro Display XDR will retail starting from $4,999 (~Rs 3,60,500), They will be available from December.

Akshay Kumar

Akshay aka TechAkko has been writing about phones and other consumer electronic products since 2011. He has a special interest in smartphones, games and outer space, and you will always find him crawling the web for new and fascinating information for the same. When he wants a break from the digital world, he enjoys spending time in the peaceful environment of the Himalayas.